How to Use a Wedding Crest

How to Use a Wedding Crest

What do you use a Wedding Crest for?

A wedding crest is a hand painted logo or emblem that incorporates design elements that are special to you as a couple. It will seamlessly pull together your wedding colour scheme and styling, but most importantly of all, it adds a sprinkle of personality and a unique touch to your wedding day.

two custom wedding crests with watercolour illustrations side by side

If you’re still wondering ‘what is the point in a wedding crest’ and ‘what can wedding crests be used for’, then please read on…

A wedding crest enables you to present guests with a unique creation they have never seen before - contemporary weddings are all about creating unique experiences. After all… no couple wants their wedding to be the same as everyone else's. 

Although it may seem like a big outlay, once the crest has been designed, you can use it on countless items for your wedding. 

Crest Wedding Invitations

Custom crests can be printed on most items of wedding stationery including save the dates and invitations, details cards and envelope liners. It is the little, personalised and unique touches that separate luxury wedding stationery from the mediocre.

Wedding invitation and envelope liner featuring a wedding crest

Welcome Signs with Crests

Make a dazzling first impression and let guests know they are at the correct event, with a breath-taking welcome sign featuring your personalised monogram. Wedding signage is large, so perfect for showing off the detail in your crest.

Wedding welcome sign featuring a wedding crest

Wedding Menus with Crests

You can also incorporate your crest into your table styling, by printing it onto personalised wedding menus, napkins or table numbers. This can help bring together the styling and colours of your wedding tables.

Wedding menu featuring a wedding crest

Favour Tags with Wedding Crests

Personalise your wedding favour tags with a little thank you message, and your custom monogram design - don’t forget to tie them on with coloured ribbon too.

Wedding favours, gift tags featuring a custom wedding crest

Other Ideas for Printing Wedding Crests

  • Ceremony programmes
  • Fans
  • Stickers for welcome hampers or the treat table
  • Tote bags for the bridal party
  • Cushions and garden flags
  • Koozies and cup / can coolers
Collage of images featuring a custom wedding crest being used on a menu, welcome sign, invitation and flag
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  • Cocktail napkins
  • Printed on outdoor bars
  • Printed on cookies or even your wedding cake
  • Coasters
  • Printed and framed in your home
  • Tea towels and other linen